Cartoon, Zimmerwald pacifism, WW1
Cartoon, Zimmerwald pacifism. A man representing the Zimmerwald peace movement offers an olive branch to some French soldiers. A comment on the Zimmerwald Conference of September 1915, organised by international socialists, along with continuing efforts to reach a peace agreement during the First World War. Date: 1916
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H.M. Hyndman, founder of first British Socialist political party
KDC384127 H.M. Hyndman, founder of first British Socialist political party, illustration from Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly, 1886 (engraving) by Leslie, Frank (1821-80); Private Collection; (add.info.: Henry Mayers Hyndman (1842-1921) founder of the Social Democratic Federation (SDF), first Socialist political party in Great Britain in 1881; advocated a 48 hour working week, abolition of child labour, compulsory and free education, equality for women and nationalisation of production and distribution; among the notable members of the party were William Morris, George Lansbury, Ben Tillett, Edward Aveling, Ramsay Macdonald, Edward Carpenter, Dora Montefiore and Eleanor Marx (daughter of Karl Marx); Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly was an American magazine established in 1876 by Frank Leslie as "the cheapest magazine published in the world';); American, out of copyright
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Friedrich Engels and Karl Marx, with Jenny, Eleanor and Laura Marx
1000972 Friedrich Engels and Karl Marx, with Jenny, Eleanor and Laura Marx, 1864 (hand-coloured photo) by German Photographer, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Friedrich Engels (28 November 1820 - 5 August 1895) was a German social scientist, author, political theorist, philosopher, and father of Marxist theory, alongside Karl Marx.
Karl Heinrich Marx (5 May 1818 - 14 March 1883) was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, historian, journalist, and revolutionary socialist. Jenny was the eldest of Marx's three daughters, then Laura and the youngest was Eleanor.
Friedrich Engels (1820-95) German Socialist philosopher and collaborator of Marx in the foundation of modern Communism; Karl Marx (1818-83) German philosopher, revolutionary, sociologist, historian, and economist; Marx is featured here with his daughters Jenny, Eleanor and Laura;); A© Giancarlo Costa; German, out of copyright
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